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Replacing Software In These 13 Categories Drives The Most Satisfaction

  • Thirteen enterprise software categories are driving a 50% or greater satisfaction rate in companies replacing incumbent vendors with new ones. 
  • Team Collaboration and Web Conferencing software providers tend to the best at understanding the nuances of their customers’ requirements for training, usability, intuitiveness, and implementation.
  • SoftwareReviews’ data of 193 software categories shows that the 13 categories delivering the greatest satisfaction are the easiest to implement as rated by organizations using them.
  • 80% of organizations see a positive change in satisfaction after switching vendors, capitalizing on innovative new features, including improved usability.

These and many other fascinating insights are from recent research completed by SoftwareReviews, a division of Info-Tech Research Group titled Switching Existing Software Vendors Overwhelmingly Drives Increased Satisfaction. A free copy of the report is available for download here. Info-Tech’s business model is based on providing research to enterprise buyers on subscription, alleviating the need to be

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C++ is now the fastest-growing programming language

Following a roller coaster ride in popularity during the past few years, C++ is now the fastest-growing language of the programming pack, according to TIOBE’s September index.

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C++ has had its share of ups and downs over the years in terms of popularity. But compared with its status last year, it’s now officially the fastest growing among all languages covered by software QA automation company TIOBE. For its new September 2020 Programming Community index, TIOBE gave C++ a rating of 7.11%, earning it a 1.48% increase over September 2019, the biggest gain among all languages for the month.

SEE: Top 5 programming languages for systems admins to learn (free PDF) (TechRepublic)

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Looking at its checkered history, TIOBE noted that C++ peaked in August 2003 with a rating of 17.53%, nudging it toward second place and helping it win the award for programming language

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Computer says zero Covid tests available in Birmingham

The shambles of the national NHS Test and Trace system has been laid bare in Birmingham.

For while frustrated, anxious and ill Brummies were being directed more than 50 miles away for Covid tests, some of the city’s own testing centres, opened specially to deal with rising cases, are standing virtually EMPTY.

When we popped along to a new walk in test centre at the University of Birmingham to check out what was happening there, we expected to find a busy site.

Instead, we found around ten staff, including security, waiting for people to turn up – and just two people getting tests.

Both had just walked up and asked for one – including a single mum desperate to find out if her young son had the virus so she could get him back to school, freeing her up to get on with her vital work as a child therapist.

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NOIA is the Solution to a Flawed Internet says Engineer and Investor Jonathan Kvicky

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Jonathan Kvicky
Jonathan Kvicky
Jonathan Kvicky

Los Angeles, CA, Sept. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — We at Ascend Agency will cover about Jonathan Kvicky. At just 32, he has found massive success in the finance and engineering space, merging his two passions to help foster the adoption of groundbreaking tech. While his day job revolves around providing value to Sony PlayStation as a Senior Software Engineer, his off-hours are spent trading and fine-tuning investments in Blockchain projects, supporting platforms that he believes will transform the future of many industries. “Good tech wins. We live in an exciting time right now,” Kvicky says, “where a new digital fabric is being overlaid on top of the world as we know it.”

The project Kvicky is most excited about – NOIA Network – is a software solution that runs on top of the public internet and ensures that all connections are reliable, fast,

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